Pedagogical University’s Doctoral School is tuition free for all, irrespective of country of origin. After a candidate completes successfully the admission process and enrols in the PhD program, he or she will receive a monthly scholarship of ca. 2,100 PLN for the first two years of studies, which covers ca. 70%-80% of the costs of living in Krakow. After the doctoral student passes the mid-term evaluation, he or she will receive a scholarship of ca. 3200 PLN, which covers ca. 90%-100% of the costs of living. The total duration of the scholarship cannot exceed 4 (2+2) years. A doctoral student with disabilities will receive a doctoral scholarship increased by 30% of the basic amount (before the mid-term evaluation).